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TEDxFIU: Protect the girl child

TEDxFIU: Protect the girl child

A former refugee of Angola, Valeriana Chikoti-Bandua MA ’14 has a passion for gender equality and socio-cultural issues that’s inspired […]

Oscar winning filmmaker named FIU Holocaust Studies Scholar-in-Residence

Oscar winning filmmaker named FIU Holocaust Studies Scholar-in-Residence

Lawrence and Suzanne Fishman donate $100K to expand Holocaust education and outreach Academy Award winning filmmaker Michael Berenbaum, a writer […]

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Green Library installs turnstiles

Green Library installs turnstiles

Located in the center of Modesto A. Maidique Campus, the Green Library sees about 9,000 visitors a day. Every FIU student has […]

Li appointed dean of College of Business

Li appointed dean of College of Business

Joanne Li has been appointed dean of FIU’s College of Business. Li comes to FIU with a distinguished record in […]

A whole new world: free passports encourage student travel

A whole new world: free passports encourage student travel

Maybe traveling the world is on your bucket list. The first step to making that goal a reality: Getting a […]

First-year med student publishes paper on dengue, West Nile

First-year med student publishes paper on dengue, West Nile

On his first day in medical school this past August, Alex Weppelmann got word that his research paper on dengue […]

New Career Closet needs donations

New Career Closet needs donations

Have work clothes you’ve been meaning to donate? Now is the perfect time to do some spring cleaning in your […]

Defeating bias through education

Defeating bias through education

The Dean of Students office is encouraging students to use their differences to create a stronger FIU community with its […]

Tips, strategies to minimize test stress

Tips, strategies to minimize test stress

Testing season is upon us. But for a lot of students, that means test stress is creeping in, as well. […]

Construction begins on multipurpose recreation/practice fields

Construction begins on multipurpose recreation/practice fields

The following memo was sent from Celi Ervesun, construction project manager for Facilities Management, to the FIU community on Feb. […]

From drill sergeant to beloved professor

From drill sergeant to beloved professor

  Friends, family, students and colleagues gather to remember Rebecca M. “Becky” Salokar Back in 1985, Amaryllis Garcia remembers taking […]

Multi-Purpose Recreation/Practice Fields FAQs

Multi-Purpose Recreation/Practice Fields FAQs

What is being built? The university is constructing two multi-purpose recreation/practice fields to be used by FIU Wellness and Recreation […]

Breezeway Cookies make triumphant return

Breezeway Cookies make triumphant return

By Joel Delgado and Clara-Meretan Kiah Breezeway Cookies are more than just cookies. Over the years, these melt-in-your-mouth delicacies sold […]

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Tips to ease the transition for transfer students

Tips to ease the transition for transfer students

From ensuring your credits transfer to adapting to a new school setting, moving to FIU from another college or university […]

January 2017 in photos: Parades, bubbles and a buzzer beater

January 2017 in photos: Parades, bubbles and a buzzer beater

A new year, a new semester and new beginnings! It’s been an exciting start to 2017 at FIU both in and […]

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